What is your name (and usernames)? Trisha Larsen aka babyblueducky
Where are you from? From California but living in Texas
How long have you been customizing? probably about 5 years, but I have done some before I knew what it actually was.
What got you started? I had extra ponies I didnt need so I thought about making them into something else that I liked.
What types of customs do you do? My Little Pony, Littlest Pet Shop
What sort of mediums do you use? Acrylics mostly
Are there any products you just can’t live without? A good fine paint brush to outline eyes and tiny details and a good tapestry needle for rehairing.
What is your most favorite custom you have made? http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b14/whatanangel81/pony%20customs/100_1345.jpg
What is your least favorite custom you have made? http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b14/whatanangel81/pony%20customs/customs%20for%20sale/100_3007.jpg and my G3 glitter body fakies
What is the worst injury you’ve had from working on customs? Nothing yet
What is the funniest mistake you’ve made while working on your art? Reattaching a Peek a Boo baby head back on wrong so her head turns to her back
Who/What inspires you? Seeing other artists concepts on how they do customs that could inspire me to do something similar.
What projects are you currently working on? Monster High doll pony, 2 Halloween theme ponies.
Do you have any odd habits while working on customs? I will have everything out that is needed to make the custom, but I end up using just 1 of those things.
What types of art do you enjoy? Customized ponies, Monster High Dolls
Do you take commissions? Yes
Do you have any favorite tips or tricks? Don’t have your pet around you when you are sculpting with clay, fur will get in the way and don’t have them around when rehairing, especially kitties who love pony hair.
My toaster ovens little pan has been very good to use when I have to bake ponies in the oven, just small enough to hold everything.
What advice do you have for someone just starting to get into customizing? practice on a fakie pony or a really baity pony first til you get good enough to actually customize a real My Little Pony.